Trade Indices with VT Markets

Stock market indices such as Dow Jones and Nasdaq (US), ASX (Australia) and FRA40 (France) measure the performance of a group of stocks, whose assets can be traded by anyone. When you trade indices, you don’t buy an actual underlying stock, but the average performance of a group of them, taking advantage of their rising and falling share prices. At VT Markets, you can trade more than 15 world stocks with the fastest speed and up to 500:1 leverage. Open an account now and get a $50 bonus to start your trading experience.

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FAQ

Why to trade indices?

When you trade indices, you don’t buy an actual underlying stock, but the average performance of a group of them, taking advantage of their rising and falling share prices. Moreover, indices have high liquidity and get more exposure to different economic sectors at once. With more trading hours than other markets, you also have more opportunities.

At VT Markets, traders can also trade with leverage, which allows them to gain access to larger sums of capital. This, however, can heighten profits or losses and should be used wisely. If you want to learn more about it

What’s the difference between indices and stocks?

Stock market indices such as Dow Jones and Nasdaq (US) and FRA40 (France) measure the performance of a group of stocks. While you own one share of a company in a stock, an index is a group of assets that usually includes stocks.

At VT Markets, you can also trade indices with leverage up to 500:1. Open your live account in under 5 minutes and start your trading journey with us. Click here to open an account and become a VT Markets trader.

How can I trade indices?

To trade Indices or any other of our more than 1000 assets, Click here to open a live account with VT Markets. If you don’t feel ready yet, try our demo account first by clicking the link right next to it and practice your trading skills for 90 days.

What impacts indices price?

Indices prices are based on the price in an underlying market (the market on which a derivative is based). Therefore, their prices are impacted by factors such as political events and changes in the currencies market. The release of big economic data can also impact it, depending on the company type. Open an account with VT Markets today and take advantage of rising and falling prices of gold!

Is it risky to trade indices?

As indices are highly diversified, they are considered a low risk investment. Even if the companies that were part of the group of indices went bankrupt at the same time, investors would likely recover some money because of their book value.

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How much money do I need to trade indices?

With VT Markets, you can deposit as little as $100 and start trading indices immediately. However, a deposit of $500 allows for more trading options and additional promotional bonuses to boost your trading towards the next level.

To help you develop robust risk management strategies, VT Markets offers you a free demo account to trade with 100,000 virtual funds for 90 days without risking any of your money. You can then upgrade to a free live account while retaining access to your demo account at any time to start trading for real.

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